Pituitary microadenoma

Case contributed by Dr Varun Babu


Irregular menses, galactorrhoea since one year

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female


  • 7 mm hypoenhancing lesion seen to the center and left of midline in the adenohypophysis
  • normal pituitary stalk
  • no suprasellar lesion
  • normal cavernous sinus
  • normal optic chiasm

Case Discussion

A typical case of a functioning pituitary microadenoma. 

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Case information

rID: 48797
Published: 25th Oct 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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